Harvey County accident victim identified

By Chris Swick
October 14, 2015

The victim in Monday's fatal crash in Harvey County that involved a stolen Cox Communications truck has been identified.

The Harvey County Sheriff's Department says 20-year-old Brenton Brawner of McPherson was the driver of the truck, stolen Monday in Hutchinson.

Brawner died after the he lost control of the truck on Dutch Avenue north of Newton and hit a bridge guardrail, which impaled the truck and flipped it over and into Sand Creek.

Dutch Avenue was closed for several hours due to the damage to the bridge and guardrail.